Thai national football legend Teerasil Dangda, who left SCG Muangthong United last season to join U.D. Alemria of Spain's La Liga, has returned to Thailand to play once again for SCG Muangthong United.
The striker is a legend with the Thai National Team and Muangthong, being a part of the clubs 3 premier league championships, and the club's all time leading goal scorer.
Teerasil will join SCG Muangthong United in training immediately rather than heading off with the Thai National team in the King's Cup, with separate training sessions at first as he recovers from the jet lag and reacquaints himself the club.
Teerasil apologized also to fans waiting his arrival at the airport as a miscommunication occurred as to the arrival time. He wishes to thank the fans who showed up to meet him, and looks forward to further events with the fans in the near future.
Teerasil gain plenty of experience with his time in La Liga, and spoke of "learning many things". For the 2015 season he has set his sights on being the league's leading goal scorer once again. In the future Teerasil may again travel to play overseas, and he is encouraged by the quality of youth football in Thailand and the country is now able to produce top quality players for the world football market.
Teerasil was often used as sub with U.D. Almeria, and more recently started matches. However, the club was recently eliminated from the Copa competition, and Teerasil saw his playing time drop off.
"It was not that I did not try.. I don't want to just sit and watch my teammates play. I will go back to Thailand probably at the end of this month and play," said Teerasil.